Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 142%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 129%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics182% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 23:13
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-8700K-$330
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
129% Outstanding
SC Int 156
SC Float 162
SC Mixed 160
128% 160 Pts
QC Int 626
QC Float 649
QC Mixed 636
144% 637 Pts
MC Int 1,185
MC Float 1,351
MC Mixed 1,289
190% 1,275 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 129%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan X Pascal-$1,438
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2822 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
182% Outstanding
Lighting 595
Reflection 547
Parallax 689
194% 610 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 573
Splatting 313
172% 389 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 182%
Great: 184%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$70
134GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 499
Write 252
Mixed 258
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 79.9
4K Mixed 5.65
77% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 0.13
DQ Write 96.4
DQ Mixed 5.1
17% 33.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$81
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
69% Good
Read 121
Write 119
Mixed 113
89% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.2
105% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 69%
Great: 97%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$28
347GB free
Firmware: 18.01H18 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 118
Write 109
Mixed 114
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.37
91% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 27.2
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 31.8
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 47
85% 47 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) Builds (Compare 1,656 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO (WI-FI AC) - $279

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $1,677
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HDDRAMUSB
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